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 Anna Kirkwall (80 episodes, 2000-2006)
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 Luke Kirkwall (78 episodes, 2000-2006)
Philip Middlemiss ...
 David Buckley (71 episodes, 2000-2006)
William Travis ...
 Dick Lampard (71 episodes, 1997-2002)
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 Simon Goddard (68 episodes, 1997-2005)
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 Vic Snow (66 episodes, 1997-2002)
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 Henry Green (57 episodes, 1997-2001)
Jessica Baglow ...
 Lucy Snow (56 episodes, 1997-2002)
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 Jess Buckley (44 episodes, 2000-2003)
Kerrie Taylor ...
 Beth Enright / ... (42 episodes, 2001-2005)
Leslie Ash ...
 Karen Buckley (40 episodes, 2000-2003)
Danny Seward ...
 Joe Beresford (39 episodes, 2002-2005)
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 Peggy Snow (36 episodes, 1997-2000)
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 Billy Boothe (36 episodes, 2003-2006)
Adam Paul Harvey ...
 Nathan Boothe (36 episodes, 2003-2006)
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 Stephen Snow (34 episodes, 1999-2001)
Katy Clayton ...
 Samantha Boothe / ... (34 episodes, 2002-2006)
Simon Ashley ...
 Terry (34 episodes, 1997-2000)
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The ultimate story of families, love, and growth within a small British community. Sisters-in-law Peggy Snow and Ruth Goddard deal with life's trials and tribulations realistically, very much like the rest of us, in this heart-warming British TV series. Written by Anonymous

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6 April 1997 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Hjärtat på rätta stället  »

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The name "Skelthwaite" (the fictitious town where the series is set) is an amalgamation of two real place names, "Skelmanthorpe" and "Slaithwaite", in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire: these are the principal filming locations used in the series. See more »

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Peggy Snow: She's concerned there's a disparity in your physical drives.
Patient: What you talking about?
Peggy Snow: No means no... buy a magazine, love.
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Where the heart isn't !!
3 August 2005 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I do like this feel good programme which is great for a Sunday night Prime time between 8pm and 9pm. Although it is a bit of a soap, every episode self contained. At 8.30pm everything is doom and gloom problems abound. However by 8.55pm. all problems have disappeared and everything is fine and dandy. The series is set in the small West Yorkshire fictional town of Skelthwaite. Almost all of the regular cast either work in the local health centre or a toilet roll factory. Almsot all of the regular adult male cast play for the towns rugby club. There has been a complete change of cast since the first series started. The theme song, heard over the opening titles is that this a a great little place to live in and that Home is where the heart is. Unfortunately as all of the original cast have left and regular cast leave all the while it would appear to be where the heart isn't !!


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